The table below looks at the statistics for Ubuntu skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 188 204 149
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -55
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 13 7 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.27% 0.14% 0.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.13% 0.56% 3.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 20
Average salary £43,596 £24,645 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+76.89% -38.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £21,100 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £28,814 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +9.58%
Ubuntu
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

Operating Systems Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1154 1250 833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 24.16% 25.66% 23.58%
Number of salaries quoted 942 943 664
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ubuntu across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ubuntu across the West Yorkshire region.

Ubuntu Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Ubuntu
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ubuntu across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Ubuntu Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Ubuntu
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ubuntu within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +22 13 £43,596 +76.89% 3
Ubuntu
Yorkshire

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Ubuntu also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Ubuntu.

1 17 (80.95%) Linux
2 14 (66.67%) VMware
3 13 (61.90%) CentOS
4 11 (52.38%) Python
5 9 (42.86%) Splunk
6 8 (38.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (38.10%) NHS
7 7 (33.33%) Debian
7 7 (33.33%) VMware Server
7 7 (33.33%) Hyper-V
8 6 (28.57%) ITIL
8 6 (28.57%) UNIX
8 6 (28.57%) Windows
9 5 (23.81%) Solaris
9 5 (23.81%) Shell Script
9 5 (23.81%) SAN
9 5 (23.81%) Games
9 5 (23.81%) Puppet
10 4 (19.05%) Jenkins
10 4 (19.05%) Opscode Chef
10 4 (19.05%) Workflow
10 4 (19.05%) LAMP
10 4 (19.05%) Service Management
10 4 (19.05%) Incident Management
10 4 (19.05%) Red Hat
11 3 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (14.29%) RDBMS
11 3 (14.29%) Cisco
11 3 (14.29%) CCNA
11 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Ubuntu also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Ubuntu. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) SAN
2 3 (14.29%) Firewall
2 3 (14.29%) LAN
3 2 (9.52%) WAN
3 2 (9.52%) Network Security
4 1 (4.76%) tcpdump
4 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.76%) Wireless
4 1 (4.76%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (4.76%) VLAN
4 1 (4.76%) Wireshark
4 1 (4.76%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) MySQL
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 3 (14.29%) RDBMS
1 3 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Jenkins
2 3 (14.29%) JMeter
2 3 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 5 (23.81%) Games
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
2 1 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Technical Support
2 3 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (14.29%) Administrator
2 3 (14.29%) UNIX Administrator
2 3 (14.29%) Senior UNIX Administrator
2 3 (14.29%) IT Support
2 3 (14.29%) IT Technician
3 2 (9.52%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Operations Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Network Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Platform Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) LAMP
2 3 (14.29%) XML
2 3 (14.29%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) NHS
2 1 (4.76%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 17 (80.95%) Linux
2 13 (61.90%) CentOS
3 8 (38.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (33.33%) Debian
5 6 (28.57%) UNIX
5 6 (28.57%) Windows
6 5 (23.81%) Solaris
7 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) ITIL
2 4 (19.05%) Service Management
2 4 (19.05%) Workflow
2 4 (19.05%) Incident Management
3 3 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (14.29%) Performance Testing
3 3 (14.29%) Load Testing
3 3 (14.29%) Open Source
3 3 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (14.29%) Performance Engineering
4 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.76%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.76%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (4.76%) DevOps
5 1 (4.76%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) Python
2 5 (23.81%) Shell Script
3 2 (9.52%) PHP
4 1 (4.76%) Java
4 1 (4.76%) Perl
4 1 (4.76%) Ruby
4 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) CCNA
1 3 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 7 (33.33%) VMware Server
1 7 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) Puppet
2 4 (19.05%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (14.29%) Vagrant
4 2 (9.52%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) VMware
2 9 (42.86%) Splunk
3 4 (19.05%) Red Hat
4 3 (14.29%) Oracle
4 3 (14.29%) Cisco
5 1 (4.76%) HP
5 1 (4.76%) Juniper
5 1 (4.76%) Riverbed
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